The National Press Photographers Association added an anti-harassment standard to its Code of Ethics during its summer board meeting held Saturday, July 22, 2017. The board also voted to have elected board members balanced between video/broadcast representatives and still/print representatives.
Air Force Staff Sgt. James Richardson, Jr. was named Military Photographer of the Year and Marine Corps Sgt. Isaac Ibarra named Military Videographer of the Year in the 2016 Defense Media Activity Awards.